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A graduate of St. Joseph's University and Catholic University School of Law, Mr. Kerrigan is a sole practitioner, practicing criminal defense in Langhorne, Bucks County, PA. He was with the Newtown firm of Stuckert & Yates from 1972 until December of 2001. He is a member of the American, Pennsylvania, and Bucks County Bar Associations and their Criminal Law Sections. He is a Past President of the Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and a Course Planner for the Pennsylvania Bar Institute’s Annual Criminal Law Symposium. In addition, Mr. Kerrigan served as Past Chair of the Criminal Law Committee of the Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association. He is a Past President of the Bucks County Bar Association and a past member of the Board of Governors of the Pennsylvania Bar Association. He is a member of the Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association and was on their Board of Governors from 1984 to 1997. He is also a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. Mr. Kerrigan is a frequent lecturer on topics of criminal law and procedure.


Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 80%
  2. Juvenile: 20%


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Kerrigan, John J. Jr.

174 Middletown Blvd.
Suite C300
Langhorne, PA, 19047


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super LawyerPennsylvania Super Lawyers2012
Super LawyerPennsylvania Super Lawyers2011
Super LawyerPennsylvania Super Lawyers2010
Super LawyerPennsylvania Super Lawyers2009
Super LawyerPennsylvania Super Lawyers2008
Super LawyerPennsylvania Super Lawyers2007
Super LawyerPennsylvania Super Lawyers2006
Liberty Award 2004Bucks County Bar Association Criminal Law Section2004
Pro Bono AwardN/A2002
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Sole PractitionerJohn J Kerrigan, Jr., Esquire2002 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
PA Super LawyerMember2006 - Present
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense LawyersPresident2004 - 2005
Pennsylvania County Bar AssociationZone Governor2000 - 2003
Bucks County Bar AssociationPresident1988 - 1989
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Catholic University School of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Pennsylvania Bar InstituteCriminal LawN/A